Who we are - Staff and Board

 
Staff 
 
Carrie Drake, Executive Director
   (269) 823-3484
 
Sarah Mead, Intern
   Communication, Western Michigan University 
 
Leslie McKee, Intern
   Social Work, Western Michigan University 
 
Bruce Justin, CPA 
 

2016 Board Members

Matt Lager, President 
   Executive Director, Kalamazoo Neighborhood Housing Services
 
Pat Taylor, Vice President 
   Executive Director, Eastside Neighborhood Association
 
Dana Erb, Treasurer
   Assistant Vice President, Mercantile Bank Of Michigan
 
Paul Yelsma, Secretary
    Retired Professor, Western Michigan University
 
Kim Cummings, Member
   Founder, Building Blocks of Kalamazoo 
 
Steve Walsh, Member
   Executive Director, Vine Neighborhood Association
 
Laura Moss, Member
   Graduate Student, Western Michigan University
 
Cheryl Lord, Member
   Executive Director, Oakwood Neighborhood Association 
 
Linda Reeser, Member
   Professor, Western Michigan University
 
Dorla Coleman-Bonner, Member
   Community Development Manager, City of Kalamazoo
 
Christina Anderson, Member
   Zoning Board of Appeals - Member, City of Kalamazoo
 
Tim Ready, Member
   Director of Lewis Walker Institute, Western Michigan University